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IMF says U.S. has room for more stimulus, would aid long-term growth

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WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The United States has room to provide further fiscal support to its economy, which would have a positive impact on its long-term growth prospects, International Monetary Fund Fiscal Affairs Director Vitor Gaspar said on Wednesday

“A restoration of growth is a very important favorable condition to tackle the high public debt level,” Gaspar told a news conference during IMF and World Bank annual meetings.

Reporting by David Lawder; Editing by Chizu Nomiyama

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